S3 Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?

Regular price for S3 is a one-time fee of $395. There are no subscription or update fees.

Can I try before I buy?

Yes! Fill out the form at the bottom of this page and download the 10 day free trial.

Does it work with a Mac?

S3 will only work on Macs with Parallels or Boot Camp in a Windows environment.

Is it compatible with laser printers?

Theoretically, yes. It is untested. S3 is based on Engravelab Photo Laser Plus which is for laser engravers.

Are there any tutorials available?

Yes! We have a video tutorial library as well as a User Guide covering all major topics for the sandcarving industry.

Will there be ways to update?

Updates will be pushed out as needed. You will be able to update from the main menu free of charge.

Can I edit my images with S3?

S3 is designed to convert a print-ready image to a halftone, but please note that S3 is NOT a full-service image editing program.

How does it compare to HalfWiz?

S3 was designed to be intuitive and simple. You can create halftones in S3 with just a few clicks, similar to HalfWiz.

How do I install it?

Installing the S3 software is easy! Check out this video tutorial on how to install S3 software onto your PC.

Can I install S3 on multiple computers?

S3 is a single use license that can be installed on up to two computers. Once it is installed, it can not be uninstalled and reinstalled on a different computer.

How does it compare to Corel and Photoshop?

S3 is the only software made specifically for the sandcarving industry, which means it is much easier to use than Corel or Photoshop.

Why are blank pages printing after artwork?

Your blank size (size of artboard) should not be larger than the paper size you are printing on. Your artwork must be within the blank boundary.

Where is the Download Link?

Once purchased, a download link and the product key code will be sent to your e-mail address. Our software download notification email may be marked as SPAM. To avoid this, please whitelist info@ikonicsimaging.com. Otherwise, be sure to check your SPAM folder, if you have not received your download link.

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